Every Claim In This Ted Cruz Statement Is Completely False

 Think Progress On Sunday, Sen. Ted Cruz — who is exploring a run for president — tweeted that he would “repeal every word” of Common Core. Federal govt has no business sticking its nose in education. We need to repeal every word of Common Core! #nhpolitics #MakeDCListen — Ted Cruz (@tedcruz) March 15, 2015 We… More Every Claim In This Ted Cruz Statement Is Completely False

Republicans Busted For Hyping Ebola While Blocking Obama Surgeon General Nominee

H/t: Ted PoiliticusUSA Republicans were busted on the Meet The Press and Face The Nation for hyping Ebola fears while refusing to confirm President Obama’s nominee to be Surgeon General. Video of Sen. Blunt on Meet The Press: Transcript: CHUCK TODD: Senator, I’m going to go back to the surgeon general issue here. This seems… More Republicans Busted For Hyping Ebola While Blocking Obama Surgeon General Nominee

Bill Maher calls out all the debunked GOP lies on Obamacare

  I missed this earlier because I was offline… Daily Kos Last night, Bill Maher ripped the Republicans for their repeated lies about Obamacare that they never bothered to apologize for, or show any shame. You know, you just wanna go, wait, when did we switch over? What happened to yesterday’s lie? It’s still out there forever,… More Bill Maher calls out all the debunked GOP lies on Obamacare

Media Matters Introduces Mythopedia to Debunk Conservative Lies

I intended to post this informative article a couple of days ago but got sidetracked… PoliticusUSA America, something great this way comes: Mythopedia, a brand new fact check tool from the folks who bring you the truth about conservative media dishonesty at Media Matters for America. Clearly, something like Mythopedia was called for given the sheer… More Media Matters Introduces Mythopedia to Debunk Conservative Lies

Viral Facebook post says Obamacare fines to be seized from bank accounts

Politifact Did you see a Facebook post about one man’s experience with Obamacare’s new health care marketplaces? Here’s the post: “I actually made it through this morning at 8:00 A.M. I have a preexisting condition (Type 1 Diabetes) and my income base was 45K-55K annually I chose tier 2 ‘Silver Plan’ and my monthly premiums… More Viral Facebook post says Obamacare fines to be seized from bank accounts

Pic Of The Moment: Who’s To Blame For The Shutdown? Just Look Who’s Cheering For It…

Democratic Underground   “House Republicans … said Saturday they were not worried that extending the battle with the Senate might send the nation spiraling into a shutdown.” “Hours before the votes, cheers erupted in a closed-door GOP meeting.” “People are probably going to realize they can live with a lot less government than what they… More Pic Of The Moment: Who’s To Blame For The Shutdown? Just Look Who’s Cheering For It…

Republicans still conflicted on who to blame for election failures

In my opinion it was a combination of Tea Party hatriots, Mitt Romney’s cluelessness and the GOP’s stupidity, combined… Daily Kos The Republican Party is still hard at work figuring out why people seem to hate them, or at least why they’re not voting for them. Unfortunately, they can’t agree on what the problem is,which… More Republicans still conflicted on who to blame for election failures

What The GOP Doesn’t Want You To Know About The Deficit

The Huffington Post 1.   The Deficit Has Grown Mostly Because Of The Recession The deficit has ballooned not because of specific spending measures, but because of the recession. The deficit more than doubled between 2008 and 2009, as the economy was in free fall, since laid-off workers paid less in taxes and needed more benefits. The deficit then… More What The GOP Doesn’t Want You To Know About The Deficit

Watch Anderson Cooper Slam Republicans For Putting Politics Ahead Of The Rights Of The Disabled

Very few news commentators actually call politicians out on their hypocrisy, their callousness toward humanity and their very transparent lies.  Apparently, CNN‘s Anderson Cooper was one of the few who did, recently… Think Progress On Thursday, CNN host Anderson Cooper shone the spotlight on Republicans who voted against a U.N. treaty protecting people with disabilities, highlighting lawmakers… More Watch Anderson Cooper Slam Republicans For Putting Politics Ahead Of The Rights Of The Disabled

Lie by Lie: A Timeline of How We Got Into Iraq

Putting things into context regarding “lies” and “damn lies“.  Until the GOP can answer why they lied about going into Iraq, I personally believe they need to seriously step back from the Susan Rice attacks. They can’t have it both ways. This is why Americans are sick and tired of GOP tactics that have allowed… More Lie by Lie: A Timeline of How We Got Into Iraq